Food and Travel
Whether you're traveling for business, on vacation, or heading out on a weekend road trip, getting a taste of local eateries, restaurants and food vendors is part of the fun. Tag along with us as we globe-trot in search of destination must-eats.
Mighty Spice Offers Up a World of Flavors in a Handful of Spices
Even a spice expert learned a lot from his trips to 15 countries in search of authentic inspiration.
Red or Green? Chiles, That Is
New Mexicans, who grow some of the best chiles in the world, take chile sauce very seriously. Here are two stellar chile sauces and a New Mexican Polenta we can’t get enough of.
Tupelo Honey Cafe Cookbook
With 12 farmers markets and 250 independently owned restaurants, it's only fitting that Asheville, N.C., is home to the world's only Foodtopian Society. It's also…
Chewy Spaetzle Are Germany’s Beloved Dumpling
Somewhere between an egg noodle and a dumpling, spaetzle are soft yet chewy, and pure comfort
Asian Lettuce Wraps Let the Good Food Roll
Many popular restaurant chains serve a version of lettuce wraps but nothing can beat the homemade version.
Meatless Vegetable Casserole Satisfies Southern-Style
Peppers, mushrooms, broccoli and corn in a rich, creamy sauce with buttery cracker crumb topping seems as much an entree as a vegetable.
Authentic Mexican Makes Feast of Beans, Potatoes, Tomatillos, Avocados
Thousands of combinations can make up a quesadilla. Here, whole-wheat, corn or spinach tortillas get a stuffing of pinto beans and potatoes, with a salsa of avocado and tomatillo.
Jamaican Spicy Black Bean Burger
Black beans and hot peppers make a soft and comforting burger with bold island spiciness.
Hummus, Fattoush for Heatless, Meatless Supper
Ethnic food is no longer found just in big cities. I've found great Afghan food in Virginia, Salvadoran food in Fort Lauderdale, soul food in…
Summery Blueberry Blintzes
Because fresh blueberries are with us for such a short time, you may want to make extra blintzes; they freeze wonderfully.
Savor Southern Traditions Collard Greens, Creamed Corn
Tender-cooked collards and creamed corn bring flavor, nutrition–and hearty appetites–to the table.
Top 10 Farm to Table Restaurants
A tour of 10 venerable American restaurants (and a collection of their incredible recipes) that urge diners to eat responsibly and well.
A Cheesy Coat for Corn, a Nice Top for Tomatoes
Succulent corn with a flavorful coating of cheese and cilantro, and a quick and sophisticated topping for summer tomatoes.